Farce movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant farce movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, funny, realistic, not serious, clever and absurd films and TV shows about / with farce, disorder, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, adaptation, life philosophy, chase, runaway and storytelling plots mostly in Comedy, Crime and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as farce: Death at a Funeral (2007), Oggy and the Cockroaches (1997), Fierce Creatures (1997), Johnny English (2003), Brain Donors (1992), Down with Love (2003), Splitting Heirs (1993), Any Wednesday (1966), Who's Minding the Store? (1963), The Return of the Pink Panther (1975).

List of farce movies

Death at a Funeral (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany, UK, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chaos ensues when a man tries to expose a dark secret regarding a recently deceased patriarch of a dysfunctional British family.
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, not serious, absurd ...
Plot: farce, funeral, dysfunctional family, secret, siblings relations, eccentric family, family gatherings, blackmail, presumed dead, hallucination, corpse, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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Oggy and the Cockroaches (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Canada, Philippines, Vietnam, South Korea, USA, UK
Duration: 8 min.
Story: Oggy and the Cockroaches is a French animated comedy series produced by Xilam and Gaumont Film Company.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, dark humor
Audience: family outing, toddlers, kids, pre-teens
Plot: farce, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, cockroach, chase, family, cat, animal protagonist, cartoon cat, disorder, father son relationship, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 1990s, 21st century, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: usa
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Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, zoo, animals, greed, business, obnoxious boss, danger, workplace intrigue, businessman, animal, marketing, sarcasm ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: london, england, europe
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 6.2
 144K
Johnny English (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Rowan plays the eponymous lead character in a spoof spy thriller. During the course of the story we follow our hero as he attempts to single-handedly save the country from falling into the hands of a despot.
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Plot: comedy of errors, parody, farce, secret service, spy, secret agents, espionage, heroes, megalomaniac, secret agent, spy hero, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london, france
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 7.1
 4K
Brain Donors (1992)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire. Stooge-like antics result as the trio try to outwit the rich widow and her scheming big-shot lawyer, who also wants to run ...
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, absurd, talky ...
Plot: farce, ballet, nothing goes right, dishonesty, partners, buddies, disorder, rivalry, siblings relations, goofy hero, cons and scams, taxi driver ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
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 6.2
 39K
Down with Love (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1962 New York City, love blossoms between a playboy journalist and a feminist advice author.
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, light, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: farce, womanizer, battle of the sexes, journalist, romance, feminism, manipulations, fall in love, manipulation, couples, wooing, verbal byplay ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, year 1962
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, maine, bronx new york city ...
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Splitting Heirs (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A member of the English upper class dies, leaving his estate and his business to an American, whom he thinks is his son who was lost as a baby and then found again. An Englishman who thinks he is an Indian comes to believe that he is actually the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, absurd, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: farce, inheritance, dishonesty, disorder, nothing goes right, switching roles, comedy of errors, lawyer, incest, british, indians, mistaken identity ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 1960s, 60s, 80s
Place: england, london, ireland
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 6.0
 852
Any Wednesday (1966)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Ellen Gordon, a New York executive's mistress falls for the executive's young business associate when the young man is accidentally sent to use the apartment where the executive and his mistress get together every Wednesday. More ...
Style: sexy, humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good ...
Plot: farce, love triangle, infidelity, couple relations, love affair, romance, love and romance, couples, dishonesty, womanizer, mistress, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: new york
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Who's Minding the Store? (1963)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jerry Lewis plays Norman Phiffer, a proud man in a humble life, who doesn't know that his girlfriend, Barbara, is heir to the Tuttle Department Store dynasty. Mrs. Tuttle, Barbara's mother, is determined to split the two lovers, and hires ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, light, feel good ...
Plot: farce, department store, wooing, rise to the top, parents and children, family relations, romance, store, disorder, mistaken identity, workplace, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 60s
Place: new york
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The Return of the Pink Panther (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The famous Pink Panther jewel has once again been stolen and Inspector Clouseau is called in to catch the thief. The Inspector is convinced that 'The Phantom' has returned and utilises all of his resources – himself and his Asian ...
Style: humorous, witty, not serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: farce, false accusation, resort, panther, chase, crimes, crime, comedy of errors, bug, incompetent police, danger, museum ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, cote d'azur, switzerland, tokyo
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 3.6
 12K
Stan Helsing (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: It's Halloween night and video store clerk Stan Helsing just got stuck with a last minute request to deliver some videos. With his best friend, his best friend's date, and a smoking hot ex-girlfriend waiting to go to a party, Stan ...
Style: humorous, exciting, scary, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, farce, halloween, vampire, save the day, supernatural, deadly creature, goofy hero, serial killer, deadly, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Nuns on the Run (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Brian and Charlie work for a gangster. When the boss learns they want to "leave" he sets them up to be killed, after they help rob the local Triads of their drug dealing profits. B&C decide to steal the money for themselves, but ...
Style: feel good, funny, humorous, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: cross dressing, fish out of water, nun, farce, on the run, convent, hidden identity, dishonesty, partners, misfit, gender bending, money ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two con men try to settle their rivalry by betting on who can swindle a young American heiress out of $50,000 first.
Style: twists and turns, clever, witty, humorous, talky ...
Plot: farce, bet, con artists, rivalry, cons and scams, manipulations, casino, high society, paralysis, wheelchair, competition, roulette ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1950s, 50s
Place: french riviera, france, europe, southern france, riviera ...
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 7.3
 70K
Four Lions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four Lions tells the story of a group of British jihadists who push their abstract dreams of glory to the breaking point. As the wheels fly off, and their competing ideologies clash, what emerges is an emotionally engaging (and entirely plausible) ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, not serious, satirical, funny ...
Plot: terrorism, recruit, farce, muslim, stupidity, suicide bomber, satire, suicide, comedy of errors, goofy hero, bomb, training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, pakistan, yorkshire, europe, northern england ...
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Without a Clue (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Sherlock Holmes is as dashing as ever, but with a little secret: Dr. Watson is the brains behind the operation. When Reginald Kincaid, the actor he has hired to play Holmes becomes insufferable, Watson fires him and tries to go out on his own, but ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, light, satirical, witty ...
Plot: private detective, farce, parody, actor, mystery, investigation, sherlock holmes, who done it, comedy of errors, disorder, hidden identity, doctor ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, victorian era
Place: england, europe, london
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The Impostors (1998)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In an attempt to resurrect the slapstick comedy of Laurel and Hardy or The Marx Brothers, Stanley Tucci and Oliver Platt team-up as two out-of-work actors who accidentally stow away on a ship to hide from a drunken, belligerent lead actor who has ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, absurd, witty ...
Plot: farce, goofy hero, cruise, hidden identity, ocean liner, nothing goes right, down on your luck, artists and showbiz, ship, eccentricity, sarcasm, deadpan ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 1920s
Place: new york, usa
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The Gods Must Be Crazy II (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: South Africa, Botswana
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Xixo is back again. This time, his children accidentally stow away on a fast-moving poachers' truck, unable to get off, and Xixo sets out to rescue them. Along the way, he encounters a couple of soldiers trying to capture each other and a pilot ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids
Plot: farce, culture clash, adventure, adventurer, fish out of water, friendship, disorder, nothing goes right, goofy hero, danger, rescue, desert ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, south africa, new york
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The Brothers Solomon (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A pair of well-meaning, but socially inept brothers try to find their perfect mates in order to provide their dying father with a grandchild.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, ironic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, pregnancy, goofy hero, misfit, family relations, love and romance, brother brother relationship, sexual attraction, masturbation, coma, father son relationship, dumb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, antarctica
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Dracula: Dead and Loving It (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able to vanquish the count.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, gothic, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, vampire, farce, dracula, hypnosis, supernatural, goofy hero, palaces castles and temples, save the day, heroic mission, deadly creature, love ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era, 1930s
Place: europe, england, transylvania, london
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 6.1
 123K
The Campaign (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two rival politicians compete to win an election to represent their small North Carolina congressional district in the United States House of Representatives.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, twists and turns, witty ...
Plot: politics, congressman, farce, election campaign, political corruption, profanity, uninhibited rivalry, debate, campaign, ambition, media, parody ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: north carolina, usa
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 6.7
 111K
Police Academy (1984)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: New rules enforced by the Lady Mayoress mean that sex, weight, height and intelligence need no longer be a factor for joining the Police Force. This opens the floodgates for all and sundry to enter the Police Academy, much to the chagrin of the ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, idiotic, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police academy, farce, goofy hero, officers and cadets, rookie, recruit, instructor, parody, chase, prank, police, disorder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, israel, los angeles
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Under the Rainbow (1981)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In World War II era Los Angeles, the manager of the Culver Hotel leaves his nephew in charge for a weekend. The nephew changes the name to the Hotel Rainbow and overbooks with royalty, assassins, secret agents, Japanese tourists, and munchkins (from ...
Style: feel good, realistic, not serious, light, funny ...
Plot: hotel, farce, espionage, disorder, secret agents, showbiz, artists and showbiz, nothing goes right, spy, secret service, mistaken identity, assassin ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, year 1938
Place: los angeles, california, usa, kansas
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Death at a Funeral (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Aaron's father's funeral is today at the family home, and everything goes wrong: the funeral home delivers the wrong body, his cousin accidentally drugs her fiancé, and Aaron's successful younger brother, Ryan, flies in from New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: family relations, farce, death, family gatherings, eccentric family, death in the family, dishonesty, siblings relations, presumed dead, disorder, family problems, dysfunctional family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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My Boss's Daughter (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When a young man agrees to housesit for his boss, he thinks it'll be the perfect opportunity to get close to the woman he desperately has a crush on – his boss's daughter. But he doesn't plan on the long line of other houseguests ...
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: fish out of water, workplace, farce, nothing goes right, romance, misfit, disorder, goofy hero, looking for love, drugs/alcohol, obnoxious boss, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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The Heartbreak Kid (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Eddie, the 40-year-old confirmed bachelor finally says "I do" to the beautiful and sexy Lila. But during their honeymoon in Mexico, the woman of his dreams turns out to be a total nightmare, and the guy who could never pull the trigger ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, not serious, funny, absurd ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: wedding, honeymoon, farce, flirting, love triangle, fall in love, dishonesty, romance, dream girl, marriage, newlyweds, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco
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The Pink Panther Strikes Again (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Charles Dreyfus, who has finally cracked over inspector Clouseau's antics, escapes from a mental institution and launches an elaborate plan to get rid of Clouseau once and for all.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, funny ...
Plot: farce, kidnapping, vengeance, chase, crimes, save the world, comedy of errors, manic, goofy hero, uninhibited rivalry, danger, psychopath ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: munich germany, england, west germany
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Meet the Fockers (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Hard-to-crack ex-CIA man, Jack Byrnes and his wife, Dina head for the warmer climes of Florida to meet son-in-law-to-be, Greg Focker's parents. Unlike their happily matched offspring, the future in-laws find themselves in a situation of ...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, comic, realistic ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, girls' night
Plot: meet the parents, family relations, farce, jewish, parents and children, eccentric family, family life, parent child relationship, love and romance, nothing goes right, father in law son in law relationship, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, miami, usa, chicago illinois
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Young Frankenstein (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the elderly housekeeper. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gothic, emotional, horror spoof ...
Plot: parody, mad scientist, monster, experiment, farce, scientist, castle, frankenstein, disorder, haunted by the past, inheritance, supernatural ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 70s
Place: europe, usa, transylvania
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 8.5
 98K
Mr. Bean (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Mr Bean turns simple everyday tasks into chaotic situations and will leave you in stitches as he creates havoc wherever he goes.
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, sitcom, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: misfit, farce, british humour, goofy hero, odd, problem solving, nothing goes right, weirdo, fish out of water, socially awkward, comedy of errors, stupidity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: england, london, europe
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The Benny Hill Show (1969)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 51 min.
Story: The Benny Hill Show is a British comedy television show that starred Benny Hill and aired in various incarnations between 15 January 1955 and 30 May 1991 in over 140 countries. The show focused on sketches that were full of slapstick, mime, parody, ...
Style: not serious, realistic, witty, humorous, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, parody, cult, showbiz, promiscuity, silly humor, disorder, dirty old man, goofy hero, chases and races, nothing goes right, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 70s
Place: europe, england
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